[Famous Women] [Female Biography]


Johannes Ravisus Textor (compiler and editor); [Jacopo Filippo Foresti, Plutarch, Valerand de la Varanne, et al.]

De memorabilibus et claris mulieribus: aliquot diversorum scriptorum opera.


Paris: Simon de Colines, 8th November 1521.



$2,800

[Western Monasticism - Carthusians] [Early Book Illustration]


Guigues du Chastel (compiler); Gregor Reisch (editor); Urs Graf (illustrator)

Statuta [et privilegia] ordinis Cartusiensis [The Carthusian Rule]


Basel: printed by Johann Amerbach [in collaboration with Johann Petri and Johann Frohen], 18 February 1510. FIRST EDITION.



$7,600

[Incunabula][Early Woodcut Book Illustrations - 15th Century] [Prophecy and Divination - Sibyls]


Philippus de Barberiis (Filippo de Barbieri)

Discordantiae sanctorum doctorum Hieronymi et Augustini;
Sibyllarum et prophetarum de Christo vaticinia.

[with:]

Faltonia Betitia Proba: Cento vergilianus;
Donatus Theologicus;
Pseudo-Thomas Aquinas: Praefatio super symbolum Athanasii;
etc.


Rome: Giovanni Filippo De Lignamine, 1 Dec 1481.



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